Talks by IFAE members

in 2018


ATLAS Group

Bosman, Martine

  • El Modelo Estándar de la Fīsica de Partīculas, contribuciones experimentales. Talk at Talk of admission to the "Reial Acadèmia de Ciències i Arts de Barcelona (RACAB), Barcelona ( Spain), May 2018.
  • La Colaboración ATLAS en el CERN. Talk at CERCA Conference, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona ( Spain), May 2018.
  • Experimental highlights from the LHC. Talk at XXIV Christmas Workshop, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT)/ Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid ( Spain), December 2018.

Glatzer, Julian

  • tt+X production at ATLAS and CMS. Talk at 53rd Rencontres de Moriond – QCD and High Energy Interactions, La Thuile ( Italy), March 2018.

Juste, Aurelio

  • Searches for new heavy quarks. Talk at Large Hadron Collider Physics conference (LHCP2018), Bologna ( Italy), June 2018.
  • Observation of ttH at the LHC. Talk at Higgs Days at Santander 2018 Workshop, Instituto de Física de Cantabria, Santander ( Spain), September 2018.
  • Observation of ttH at the LHC. Talk at Argentine PH-Institute II, ICAS, Buenos Aires ( Argentina), October 2018.
  • Overview of dark matter searches with ATLAS. Talk at 2nd World Summit on Exploring the Dark Side of the Universe, Fouillole ( Guadeloupe), June 2018.
  • Search for heavy resonances at the LHC. Talk at Spanish LHC Network, CIEMAT, Madrid ( Spain), May 2018.

Mir, Lluisa-Maria

  • Searches for additional charged Higgs bosons in the MSSM. Talk at XXXIX International Conference on High Energy Physics (ICHEP2018), Seoul ( Korea), July 2018.

Orlando, Nicola

  • Searches for flavor-changing neutral currents in top quark events. Talk at 30th Rencontres de Blois, Blois ( France.), June 2018.
  • Top working group report. Talk at CERN, Geneva ( Switzerland), February 2018.

Pacheco, Andrés

  • Use of BSC Resources from ATLAS. Talk at FPA2016 project: T1/T2 Workshop, December 2018.

Riu, Imma

  • ATLAS and CMS Trigger and DAQ upgrades for the High Luminosity LHC. Talk at CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.

Rodríguez, Andrea

  • Test Beam Studies for the ATLAS Tile Calorimeter Upgrade Readout Electronics. Talk at CALOR2018, Eugene, Oregon (USA), May 2018.
  • Search for the superymmetric partner of the top quark in fully hadronic final states at 13 TeV. Poster at 26th International Conference on Supersymmetry and Unification of Fundamental Interactions (SUSY2018), Barcelona (Spain), July 2018.

Van Daalen, Tal

  • Performance of the ATLAS Hadronic Tile Calorimeter. Poster at Large Hadron Collider Physics conference (LHCP2018), Bologna ( Italy), June 2018.
  • Searches for Vector-like Quarks with the ATLAS Detector. Talk at X CPAN Days, Salamanca ( Spain), October 2018.

ATLAS Pixels Group

Giannini, Giulia

  • 3D silicon sensors for the High Luminosity upgrade of the ATLAS experiment. Poster at 3rd Barcelona Technoweek: course on semiconductor detectors, Barcelona (Italy), July 2018.

Gkougkousis, Vagelis

  • Experience form the HGTD timing application on laboratory and test beam environment. Talk at WaveCatcher and SAMPIC International Workshop, LAL, Orsay (France), February 2018.
  • A High Granularity Timing Detector for the Phase II Upgrade of the ATLAS experiment. Talk at Glasgow University, Glasgow (UL), March 2018.

Grieco, Chiara

  • AFP - ATLAS Forward Proton detector. Poster at LHCC session, February 28th , CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), February 2018.
  • ATLAS Forward Proton Detector. Poster at LHCP 2018, Bologna (Italy), June 2018.

Lange, Joern

  • Radiation hardness of 3D pixel sensors up to unprecedented fluences of 3e16 neq/cm2. Talk at 6th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2017, Zürich (Switzerland), January 2018.

Terzo, Stefano

  • Performance of the monolithic matrices of the H35DEMO chip before and after irradiation. Talk at 13th Trento Workshop on Advanced Silicon Radiation Detectors, Munich (Germany), February 2018.
  • Radiation hard Depleted Monolithic Active Pixel Sensors with high-resistivity substrate. Talk at TWEPP 2018, Antwerp (Belgium), September 2018.

Neutrinos Group

Leyton, Michael

  • Neutrino geoscience (and more!) with direction-sensitive detectors. Seminar at Department of Physics & Astronomy Colloquium, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hawai (US), May 2018.

Lux, Thorsten

  • T2K Near Detector Upgrades and Plans for T2HK. Pleanary Talk at NuFACT2018, Virginia Tech University, Blacksbourgh (US), August 2018.

Pina Otey, Sebastian

  • Density estimation and parameter inference on scientific simulators via Neural Networks. Poster at BiDAS3, bcam, Bilbao (Spain), November 2018.

Sanchez, Federico

  • New Neutrino Cross-Section Measurements in T2K. Pleanary Talk at Neutrino 2018, Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Heidelberg (Germany), June 2018.
  • New Radiation detectors. Talk at 3rd Barcelona Technoweek, UB, Barcelona (Spain), July 2018.

Gamma Ray Group

Colak, Merve

  • Using the Crab Pulsar for LIV Studies with the MAGIC Telescope. Talk at “Neutron Stars workshop/PHAROS, Rome (Italy), March 2018.

Kerszberg, Daniel

  • The High-Energy End of the Cosmic-Ray Electron Spectrum. Talk at 2018 TeV Particle Astrophysics conference (TeVPA 2018), Berlin (Germany), August 2018.

Moralejo, Abelardo

  • Gamma-ray observations with imaging atmospheric Cherenkov telescopes. Talk at ISAPP school “LHC meets cosmic rays”, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), October 2018.

Moretti, Elena

  • The second Fermi LAT GRB catalog: the features of 180 GRBs at high energy. Talk at Eighth Fermi Symposium,, Baltimore (USA), October 2018.
  • High energy Gamma Ray Bursts in a new transient multi- messenger era. Talk at Quantum Structure of Spacetime, Sofia (Bulgaria), February 2018.

Rico, Javier

  • Future Prospects for Indirect Dark Matter Detection. Talk at “The Puzzle of Dark Matter” Symposium, DESY-Hamburg, (Germany), October 2018.
  • Dark Matter Searches with Ground-based Cherenkov Gamma-ray Telescopes. Talk at Probing the Dark Universe: OAJ-LSC synergies” Workshop, Zaragoza (Spain), October 2018.
  • Dark matter searches with ground based Cherenkov gamma-ray telescopes. Talk at 26th International Conference on Supersymmetry and Unification of Fundamental Interactions (SUSY2018), Barcelona (Spain), July 2018.

Cosmology Group

Eriksen, Martin

  • Combined constraints on redshift and galaxy parameters with PAUS. Talk at Mock Durham: Galaxy formation for Surveys, Durham (UK), April 2018.

Fernandez, Enrique

  • La Expansión Acelerada del Universo. Talk at Annual joint meeting of the Numbered and Corresponding Members of the Royal Academy of Science, Alba Synchrotron, Cerdanyola, Barcelona (Spain), April 2018.

Gatti, Marco

  • Curved-Sky Weak Lensing Mass Map with the Dark Energy Survey Y3 data. Talk at Statistical Challenges in the era of LSST, Oxford (UK), April 2018.
  • Cosmology with curved-sky weak lensing mass maps. Talk at KICP center, University of ChicagoIL, (USA), June 2018.

Kovács, András

  • Integrated Sachs-Wolfe signal from supervoids mapped out by DES. Talk at Fundamental cosmology meeting, Granada (Spain), May 2018.
  • More out of less: an excess ISW signal from supervoids in DES. Talk at COSMO21 cosmology meeting, Valencia (Spain), May 2018.

Manera, Marc

  • Galaxy bias from phase differences. Talk at Statistical Challenges in the era of LSST, Oxford (UK), April 2018.
  • LSS mocks and covariances. Talk at Consistency of Cosmological Data Sets, Cambridge (UK), May 2018.
  • The Dark Energy Survey, first year results and 2-point measurements. Talk at New York University, New York (USA), May 2018.

Miquel, Ramon

  • Future facilities (telescopes). Talk at XLVI International Meeting on Fundamental Physics, Salamanca (Spain), April 2018.
  • The Dark Energy Survey: cosmological results from the first year of observations. Talk at XXXIX International Conference on High Energy Physics, Seoul (South Korea), July 2018.
  • Cosmology with galaxy surveys. Talk at Symposium Frontiers of Astroparticle Physics, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Tenerife (Spain), October 2018.

Padilla, Cristobal

  • Euclid BCN Contributions: FWA and SDC. Talk at RIA-Spacetec Meeting, Madrid (Spain), October 2018.

Prat, Judit

  • Cosmological constraints from lensing ratios using DES Y1 and SPT-SZ data. Talk at American Physical Society (APS) April Meeting, Columbus, OH (USA), April 2018.
  • Photometric redshifts and cosmology from weak lensing cross-correlations in DES. Talk at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (USA), June 2018.
  • Photometric redshifts and cosmology from weak lensing cross-correlations in DES. Talk at Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (USA), June 2018.
  • Cosmological constraints from lensing ratios using DES Y1 and SPT-SZ data. Talk at DES x SPT Workshop, University of Chicago, IL (USA), June 2018.

Vielzeuf, Pauline

  • Clustering-based redshift method in Dark Energy Survey Year 1 analysis. Talk at 3rd Rencontres de Moriond, La Thuile (Italy), March 2018.
  • Dark Energy Survey Year 1: Analysis from Redshift Calibration to Cosmological Results. Talk at Observatoire de Genève, Versoix (Switzerland), June 2018.


Theory Group

Espinosa, José Ramón

  • Implications of Higgs Vacuum Metastability. Talk at SISSA, Trieste (Italy), April 2018.
  • Cosmological Signatures of Higgs Vacuum Metastability'. Talk at DESY, Hamburg (Germany), May 2018.
  • A fresh look at the calculation of tunneling actions. Talk at Bonn Univ., Bonn (Germany), June 2018.
  • A fresh look at the calculation of tunneling actions. Talk at Heidelberg Univ., Heidelberg (Germany), November 2018.
  • A fresh look at the calculation of tunneling actions. Talk at CERN-TH, Geneva (Switzerland), December 2018.
  • Cosmological Signatures of Higgs Vacuum Metastability'. Talk at KEK Theory Meeting on Particle Physics Phenomenology (KEK-PH2018 winter), KEK, Tsukuba (Japan), December 2018.
  • Cosmological Signatures of Higgs Vacuum Metastability'. Talk at Cosmological probes of BSM - from the Big Bang to the LHC,, Bernasque (Spain), May 2018.

Matias, Joaquim

  • Global fits of b → sll processes, an update. Talk at ZPW2018-Flavours: light, heavy and dark,, Zurich (Switzerland), January 2018.
  • A further step towards New Physics. Talk at Cracow Epiphany Conference, Cracow (Poland), January 2018.
  • Lepton Flavour Universal Violation, what’s next?. Talk at b → sll 2018 Workshop, Max Planck Institute, Munich (Germany), February 2018.
  • Status of Flavour Anomalies and what’s next?. Talk at Imperial College, London (UK), March 2018.
  • Course of 2 lessons on Flavour Anomalies. Talk at IMFP2018, Salamanca (Spain), April 2018.
  • Directions for improvement in precision for Pi and LFUV observables. Talk at TUPIFP workshop, Warwick (UK), April 2018.
  • Theoretical perspective on the flavour anomalies. Talk at Lyon conference in Flavour Physics, Lyon (France), April 2018.
  • Flavour anomalies in b → sll processes, where we are and what’s next?. Talk at HQL 2018 conference, Yamagata (Japan), May 2018.
  • Flavour anomalies in b → sll processes. Talk at Tallin (Estonia), June 2018.
  • Status, new ideas and high-pT impact of flavour anomalies. Talk at IPA (Interplay betweeen Particle and Astroparticle physics), Cincinnati (USA), October 2018.

Panico, Giuliano

  • BSM Prospects in Higgs Physics at the LHC. Talk at 30th Rencontres de Blois: Particle Physics and Cosmology, Blois (France), June 2018.
  • Triple Higgs coupling at lepton colliders. Talk at Jornadas de la red española de futuros colisionadores, IFIC, Velancia (Spain), March 2018.
  • Flavor hierarchies from dynamical scales. Talk at Bound states in strongly coupled systems conference, GGI, Florence (Italy), March 2018.
  • A global view on the Higgs self-coupling at lepton colliders. Talk at CLIC Workshop 2018, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), January 2018.
  • Electroweak precision tests in High-Energy Diboson Processes. Talk at 2nd FCC Physics Workshop, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), January 2018.

Peris, Santi

  • $\alpha_s$ from non-strange hadronic $\tau$ decay. Talk at Univ. of Vienna, Vienna (Austria), March 2018.

Pineda, Antonio

  • Heavy Quarkonium with next-to-next-to-next-to leading logarithmic accuracy. Talk at XIIIth Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum, Maynooth (Irland), July 2018.
  • Atomic physics from effective field theories. Talk at Precision Measurements and Fundamental Physics: The proton radius puzzle and beyond, MITP Mainz, Mainz (Germany), July 2018.
  • Renormalons and EFTs/OPE. Talk at Interface of Effective Field Theories and Lattice Gauge Theories, MIAPP Munich, Munich (Germany), October 2018.
  • Definition of the heavy quark mass. Talk at Interface of Effective Field Theories and Lattice Gauge Theories, MIAPP Munich, Munich (Germany), October 2018.

Pomarol, Àlex

  • BSM indirect effects in SM physics.. Talk at ALPS 2018, University Center Obergurgl, (Austria), April 2018.
  • Supercooling TeV strongly-coupled theories. Talk at 7th Workshop on Theory, Phenomenology and Experiments in Flavour Physics and the future of BSM physics, Capri (Italy), June 2018.
  • Holographic conformal to non-conformal transition and light scalars.. Talk at Gravity, cosmology and physics beyond the Standard Model, Paris (France), June 2018.
  • Conformal to non-conformal transitions, supercooling and axions. Talk at Johns Hopkins 42th Workshop on Beyond the Standard Model - Where Do We Go From Here?, Florence (Italy), September 2018.
  • State of the art of Physics Beyond the Standard Model. Summer School at Higgs Centre School of Theoretical Physics, Edinburgh (Scotland), July 2018.
  • Beyond the Standard Model Physics. Summer School at First Joint ICTP-Trieste/ICTP-SAIFR School on Particle Physics, Sao Paulo (Brazil), July 2018.

Pujolàs, Oriol

  • Primordial Black Holes from Axionic Defects. Talk at “Paris meeting on Gravity, Cosmology and Physics beyond the Standard Model”, UPMC, Paris (France), June 2018.
  • Black Hole Dark Matter. Talk at “Physics at the LHC and Beyond”, CERN Institute, Geneva (Switzerland), August 2018.
  • Primordial black holes from axionic cosmic defects. Talk at Seminar of the Bilbao Early Universe Cosmology Group, UPV/EHU, Bilbao (Spain), May 2018.

Quirós, Mariano

  • $R_{D^{(\ast)}}$ from warped space. Talk at From flavor anomalies to direct discoveries of New Physics, CERN-TH, Geneva (Switzerland), October 2018.
  • B-anomalies from warped extra dimensions. Talk at ZPW 2018 - Flavors: Light, Heavy and Dar, ETH, University of Zurich, Zurich (Switzerland), January 2018.
  • Natural LFU violation in warped space. Talk at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois (USA), December 2018.
  • Elementary Particle Physics: Standard Model or Beyond?´. Talk at Colloquium at Department of Physics, University of Notre Dame, IN (USA), November 2018.
  • Natural Lepton Flavor Universality Violation. Talk at Colloquium at Department of Physics, University of Notre Dame, IN (USA), August 2018.
  • Natural Lepton Flavor Universality Violation. Talk at Argonne National Laboratory,, Chicago, Illinois (USA), May 2018.
  • Natural Lepton Flavor Universality Violation. Talk at Enrico Fermi Insittute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois (USA), May 2018.

Rompineve, Fabrizio

  • Primordial Black Holes from the QCD axion. Talk at IFIC, Velancia (Spain), May 2018.
  • Beyond the standard QCD Axion Cosmology. Talk at Universidad de Granada, (Spain), May 2018.
  • Cosmological Probes of BSM. Talk at Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual, Benasque (Spain), May 2018.
  • Cosmological Probes of BSM. Talk at SUSY 2018, Barcelona (Spain), July 2018.

PIC

Carretero, Jorge

  • Astronomy in a Big Data platform. Talk at EWASS 2018 - European Week of Astronomy and Space Science., Liverpool (UK), April 2018.
  • PAU Survey data management @ PIC. Poster at EWASS 2018 - European Week of Astronomy and Space Science., Liverpool (UK), April 2018.
  • CosmoHub on Hadoop. Poster at EWASS 2018 - European Week of Astronomy and Space Science., Liverpool (UK), April 2018.
  • Massive cosmological data generation, analysis and distribution using a Big Data platform: CosmoHub and SciPIC.. Talk at BIST Microscopy, Nanoscopy and Image Sciences symposium at ICFO, ICFO, Castelldefels (Spain), February 2018.
  • Cosmological data analysis and data management @ PIC. Talk at BIST Advanced Optical Miscroscopy Retreat #2, Montserrat (Spain), September 2018.

Casals, Jordi

  • Extending computing facilities from local to the cloud: hybrid solutions for computing clusters. Talk at HEPIX Fall 2018 Workshop, Barcelona (Spain), October 2018.

Flix, José

  • System performance modelling Working Group update. Talk at Grid Deployment Board (GDB), CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), February 2018.
  • HSF-WLCG Cost and Performance Modeling Working Group. Talk at HEPIX Spring 2018 Workshop, Madison ( USA), May 2018.
  • PIC site report. Talk at HEPIX Spring 2018 Workshop, Madison ( USA), May 2018.
  • Preparation of autumn/fall meeting. Talk at HEPIX Board meeting, Madison ( USA), May 2018.
  • System Performance and Cost Modelling in LHC computing. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics, CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Summary Track 8 - Networks and facilities. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics, CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Workshop logistics. Talk at HEPIX Fall 2018 Workshop, Barcelona (Spain), October 2018.
  • PIC Site Report. Talk at HEPIX Fall 2018 Workshop, Barcelona (Spain), October 2018.
  • Cost and system performance modelling in WLCG and HSF: an update. Talk at HEPIX Fall 2018 Workshop, Barcelona (Spain), October 2018.
  • Spanish ATLAS Tier-1 & Tier-2 perspective on computing over the next years. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics, CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.

Porto, Mari Carmen

  • CPD del Port d’Informació Científica (PIC) con tecnología de inmersión líquida. Talk at Foro Grandes Infraestructuras tecnológicas en la nueva era digital: Eficientes energéticamente y sostenibles, Madrid (Spain), November 2018.

Pérez-Calero Yzquierdo, Antonio

  • Improving efficiency of analysis jobs in CMS. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics, CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Exploring GlideinWMS and HTCondor scalability frontiers for an expanding CMS Global Pool. Talk at Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Producing Madgraph5_aMC@NLO gridpacks and using TensorFlow GPU resources in the CMS HTCondor Global Pool. Talk at Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Recent developments in glideinWMS: minimizing resource wastages. Talk at Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Improving the Scheduling Efficiency of a Global Multi-core HTCondor Pool in CMS. Talk at Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Pushing HTCondor boundaries: the CMS Global Pool experience. Talk at European HTCondor Workshop, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, (Uk), September 2018.

Tallada, Pau

  • Gestió de dades estructurades massives amb Big Data. Talk at Societat Catalana d'Estadística, June 2018.
  • Massive structured data management on Hadoop andMassive galaxy catalog generation, analysis and distribution on a big data platform. Talk at Data Visualization and Exploration in the LSST Era Workshop., Champaign/Chicago (USA), June 2018.

Torradeflot, Francesc

  • Production and integration at SDC-ES. Talk at Simulations Splinter meeting, Euclid annual meeting, Bonn (Germany), June 2018.

Vedaee, Aresh

  • CRIC: a unified information system for WLCG and beyond. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics, CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.
  • Spanish ATLAS Tier-1 & Tier-2 perspective on computing over the next years. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics, CHEP 2018, Sofia (Bulgaria), July 2018.